Charming British kittens: what to feed the kids
British breed of domestic cats - one of the mostcommon in Russia. Probably, it is deserved, the animals have a remarkable appearance: they have a large body, a characteristic round head with not very prominent triangular ears with a wide base. There is a breed of cats with hanging ears, mistakenly called British. They are quite similar to each other. In fact, when they say "British lop-eared kittens", we mean the kids of the Scottish Fold breed. These cats are very similar to the "British", and they can have both folded and standing ears.
The "British" have big round eyes, most oftenthey are bright orange, there are other shades, but always their color is very bright and saturated. Finally, British cats have an amazing beauty and structure "fur coat", it is very thick, soft. The pet, which is properly looked after, has a characteristic "plush" fur. In order to home pet was healthy and looked excellent, you need to work hard. Only if the food is full, quality, and care - adequate, the owner will have healthy and beautiful British kittens. What to feed touching kids? First of all, we must remember that our domestic animals, both dogs and cats, are predators. Accordingly, they require a diet, characteristic of this order of mammals. A cat of any breed needs full proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals.
What to feed the felines of this breed? Now the owner of any pet has two options for feeding his caudate friend: natural or prepared foods. Let us analyze the first of them.
The composition of the diet "British"
Meat and meat products, fish, eggs. Babies are given a raw well pre-frozen beef in the form of minced meat, the amount is from 30 grams per day. Light, heart can be fed two or three times a week, the liver - once. Chicken meat and offal products boil, they feed the baby three or four times a week. Fish are useful for kittens, but it must be cooked to avoid infection with parasitic worms. Adult animals, especially neutered, fish are not recommended more often than once a week. Egg yolk is boiled and mixed in food once or twice a week.
Vegetables and cereals. A cat needs carbohydrates, despite the fact that it is a predator. In the wild, a sufficient amount of it is obtained by eating the intestines of a herbivorous victim. Domestic animals of the cat kind are fed with vegetables and porridges. Cats do not really like vegetables, so you need to teach them from an early age and give it all the time. With a short absence of vegetables in the diet, the pet quickly disaccustoms. They are mixed with meat and meat products. Give carrots, zucchini, cauliflower. Porridge suitable for a cat - rice, buckwheat, oat flakes. Do not interfere with the germinated grains of oats or wheat, dry brewer's yeast, herb home growing.
Milk and milk products. Kittens for up to three months in the diet include milk, you can give it every day, too, not surer be cottage cheese, sour cream, cream, yogurt.
Vitamin and mineral supplements are necessary for the baby "british" on a natural feeding regime.
Only if the four-legged daughters eatquality and properly cooked food, the owner can boast that he has healthy British kittens. What to feed the latter, if the pet has a natural diet, we dismantled. However, if you do not have the time, energy and desire to choose, buy and prepare natural food, what to do then? On the importance of the full value of the diet, one of the first places among thoroughbred cats is the British kittens. What to feed them under all these conditions?A few words about ready-made food. They are wet and dry. Both can be successfully used for feeding a kitten. Advantages of dry food is that it can be stored for a very long time, does not deteriorate in a bowl and cleans the teeth of an animal. Particular attention is paid to the quality of food, you can not save on it. It is better to purchase professional feeds such as Purina, Royal Canin, Hills, Iams, cheap feeds of widely touted brands do not meet the needs of the cat and can cause illness.